Famous Quotes

“Ol’ man river, dat ol’ man river,

He must know sumpin’, but don’t say nothin’

He just keeps rollin’,

He keeps on rollin’ along.”

Oscar Hamerstein II

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Elizabeth Napangardi Lechleitner

Lizzie is a grandmother, mother of two, and supports families to get the best out of education. English is her fourth language, after Luritja, Warlpiri and Amatjerre. She works tirelessly for her community and is engaged in undergraduate study. She says she would never have managed without her extended family.

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Learner Lizzie

Tutor Ros

 Lizzie’s Story


Now passed. However, RaPAL are still happy to consider learner stories for the digital journal.


8th September 2016

International Adult Literacy Day